NHMF Study Tour October 2019, Freiburg
The annual NHMF Study Tour is attended by members of the NHMF Committee and Contractor Forum. The tour is open to Directors or Senior Managers working in social housing maintenance or asset management from across the UK and Republic of Ireland.
Two days of visits, experiences, fellowship & knowledge exchange to learn how Freiburg has achieved a successful balance.
This year's Study Tour explored:
- Why 12,000 people work in the environmental sector
- The impact of having Sustainable Mobility
- Understanding how mother nature has shaped the heart of the city
- 'Waste not want not' - the journey away from a throwaway society
- A view into the future of urban living
- Understanding the participative processes that shaped a city
- Sustainable building practices
- Retrofitting in detail and a glimpse into the future
- Renewable energies
- Green transport and mobility